Expectant parents rely on doctors to adequately monitor a pregnancy and the health of both mother and child. Doctors may use a variety of medical tests to measure health during pregnancy and to address any potential problems that exist or that may arise. When a doctor makes negligent testing errors, both the parents and the baby can suffer harm. The following are some examples of testing errors that may constitute medical malpractice.
A serious car accident can turn your life upside down, both personally and financially. Thankfully for victims, Michigan law entitles people who have been hurt in accidents caused by the negligence of others to recover damages for the losses they experience. While every case is different, there are some examples of damages that are often successfully pursued in Michigan car accident cases.
If you are seriously injured in a car accident, you can incur thousands of dollars in medical expenses, if not more. In the tragic event that you have long-term medical problems or develop a disability because … Read MorePosted In: Car Accidents
If you have been injured in an accident involving significant physical forces, you may be suffering from a condition known as whiplash. While not a medical term, whiplash is recognized by medical professionals as a variety of injuries involving the soft tissues of the neck and back. Unfortunately, because it is often difficult to diagnose, whiplash has gained a reputation as an injury that people often fake in order to get compensation. This often leaves legitimately injured people in a situation in which they are required to prove their injuries in order to get compensation to which they are … Read MorePosted In: Automobile Safety
After many auto accidents, your first instinct may be to assign blame to one of the drivers involved. However, in some cases, a crash will happen without negligence1 or fault of any driver. Sometimes, dangerous roadways are responsible for causing accidents and this can occur in the following ways:
Dangerously designed roads – When building or altering roads, the government entity in charge has the responsibility to ensure that those roads are designed in a manner that is safe for the traffic that will be traveling on those roads. Many factors must be considered in determining whether roads are
Head-on collisions are some of the most deadly crashes that can occur. Head-on collisions commonly happen when both vehicles are moving, so the impact can be serious and severe injuries often result. Many head-on collisions are caused by a negligent party and the following are some of the more common causes of this serious type of collision.
Drunk driving — Drivers who are under the influence of alcohol1 are often depicted as swerving back and forth due to a lack of control over the vehicle. This swerving also occurs on a regular basis with drunk drivers, as they lose … Read MorePosted In: Car Accidents